Beyond Profit: Mastering the Fundamentals of ESG

Intake Opening Soon 12:00 - 14:00 Online

By mastering the fundamentals of ESG, organisations can not only navigate the evolving landscape of ESG but also contribute positively to society and the environment.


Throughout this course, we will explore and navigate through the key aspects of the three dimensions of ESG: Environmental, Social, and Governance. The main themes to be discussed encompass the importance of education and training, aligning ESG considerations with the overall business strategy, stakeholder engagement, risk management, and adherence to sustainability standards.

Course Topics

  • ESG Integration into Strategy
  • Human Capital Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • ESG Risk Management
  • Sustainability Standards

Learning Objectives

The objective of this course is to emphasize the significance of integrating ESG into the overall business strategy. Additionally, we will underscore why it is crucial to identify both risks and opportunities throughout this process, recognising their impact on sustainable business practices and long-term success.

We will explore the various stakeholder groups and strategies for conducting outreach to understand their needs. One key aspect of ESG is human capital management, underscoring the importance of this significant asset for an organisation. In this course, we will explore the intricacies of human capital management and discuss strategies to effectively devise and implement strategies that maximise the potential of this vital resource.

Finally, we will examine the current state of sustainability standards, with a primary focus on ESRSs and IFRSs, which are particularly relevant to our market.

Target Audience

Senior Management, CEOs, CFOs and Directors

Assessment Questions and Answers

In line with MFSA requirements, a short multiple-choice assessment will be provided by the trainer towards the end of the session. A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to all students who attend the CPD (duration will be included on certificate). A Certificate of Achievement will be awarded to those who sit for the assessment and are successful (pass mark 60%)



Very interesting lecture and gained various knowledge.

L. Fava

Interesting session and lecturer is very knowledgeable


I have attended this particular CPD as it coincided exactly with something we are working on at my workplace. The content has been well presented, informative and relevant.


I recommend the Fundamentals of ESG course provided by MITC as it is well-delivered and focused. It provides you with the basic principles needed to navigate through ESG and its relevance to the business world.

M. Tabone


Gabriella Borda, M.Sc.(Berlin) Green Energy Climate Finance.,B.Com (Hons).,GEFS

Gabriella Borda

A B.Com.(Hons)(Melit.) graduate from the University of Malta, with Banking and Finance as area of specialisation, Gabriella continued her studies in Green Energy and Climate Finance with the Berlin School of Economics and Law.  She holds a diploma in Green Energy Finance from RENAC, an expert institution in renewable energy and energy efficiency worldwide.  Gabriella is also proficient in GHG Emissions accounting and completed a specialisation course in ESG with the Corporate Finance Institute.  She is a member of the Renewable Energy Institute since she completed an Expert Consultant Programme, focusing on green energy topics including green hydrogen, energy efficient buildings and electric vehicles.  Gabriella is actively promoting sustainability practices across different sectors on both national and international levels by supporting businesses and organisations in their sustainability journey, providing in-depth insights and adding value to her partners.  She is the founder of ClimateDelta, a start-up company specialising in Greentech and she is a partner at Avvena, a company founded in France back in 2017, specialising in decarbonisation services across various industry sectors.  Gabriella is a visiting lecturer at the University of Malta where she is currently delivering courses on ESG.

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